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Jack Henderson
August 3, 2014

People In Beta Summer Party: Program

This Saturday is our People In Beta Summer Party and it’s going to be a big one! Let us give you the low-down of what is going to happen.

WORKSHOPS - from 3 - 8 PM

Learn to build electronic circuits

Awesome Shield hosts a workshop for those of you who want to get a bit more practical. If you’ve always wanted to know a little more about electricity, well now's your chance. They’ll be there all day, so you’re wont be missing out on the other workshops either.

- Maker District, from 3 - 8 PM


Making Wallets out of Paper

Paprcuts host a workshop on how to make a sustainable wallet out of paper! Take part and create your own  wallet or card holder. The best part is, it’s totally sustainable!

- Maker District, from 5 - 7 PM


Brewing the best coffee

Learn the ins and outs about brewing good quality coffee by our friends at Coffee Circle. The company are hosting 2 workshops during the day. The first running from 4:30 - 5pm, and the second from 6:30pm - 7pm! Make sure you get down early to guarantee a spot, and definitely a complimentary cup.  

- Avenue, 4:30 - 5 PM  & 6:30 - 7 PM


Build your own veneer board

Lluis from our betahaus | Academy hosts a wood workshop! He’ll be teaching you how to create a veneer board whilst giving you an insight into the patience that woodworking requires. Get down early to reserve a spot!

- Circus Town, from 4 - 6 PM


Table Foosball tournament

Super competitive? Want to show off your foosball skills but never get the chance? Our partners over at Urban Sports Club kick off their tournament at 5pm. Grab a beer, some Cuban food, and prepare to dominate on the table.

- Avenue, from 5 PM


Making Music without Instruments

Diego Ain aka Ain TheMachine, is a Brazilian composer and producer with a clear goal: to transform the way we interact with music. He created Musica Biotronica, which is music without instruments. Instead, he uses four elements: body, voice, everyday objects, and technology. Diego’s workshop runs from 6 until 7pm, it's a lot of fun, trust us.

- Circus Town, from 6 - 7 PM


Interactive Art

Paul Senderowitsch, a 26 year-old visual artist and designer from Buenos Aires, Argentina, has his visual art on display. Experience his video mapping installation, which is a collaboration of different animations, projected over a three-dimensional structure.

Summer Haus, from 3 - 8 PM

Historical Timeline

If you haven’t read the article on our Maker in Residence Jack Colley yet, you should. He’s making an interactive timeline for betahaus and is looking for your contributions for his final piece. The full details are here.

Summer Haus, from 3 - 8 PM


Everyone has an Artistic Side

It’s true, everyone can create art. Even those who claim it’s not their thing. Sydney based artist Lotte Smith is here throughout day creating a betahaus mural, using your creativity. Everyone who comes gets a chance to contribute, with Lotte’s expert guidance of course.

Maker District, from 3 - 8 PM

SUNDOWN - from 8 PM - 5AM

Coworking Awards

This year we’re hosting the Coworking Awards to celebrate our community. If you haven’t voted online yet don’t worry, we’re taking some last minute votes during the day. Then, between 8 and 9:30, we will have an Oscar-style awards ceremony for the finalists. Expect a few surprises too!

- Summer Haus, from 8 - 9:30 PM


Betaband Jam Session

From 10 - 11pm, our musicians from the house get together and showcase some awesome music. At this time the BBQ will be in full flow. Good food and good music? Sounds like the perfect combination!

- Maker District, from 10 - 11 PM

Midnight Circus

As the clock strikes 12, Entourage Berlin will perform their gloss, light fire, and Vaudeville circus. We’re not revealing much, but expect a memorable show.

- Maker District, from 12 - 2 AM


After Party

We’re rounding off our People In Beta Summer Party with some music from our DJ’s at 11pm. Check out the lineup and have a little listen in our previous article here.

- Summer Haus, from 11 PM - 5 AM


But wait, there's more! We've also got a Job Market during the day, which is a place for you to network whilst searching for new job opportunities. We also have other attractions such as face painting, daytime musicians, hula hoop girls and acrobats. Also a professional photo booth, and a swimming pool. For you food lovers, Cuban Old Papa is serving fresh homemade Cuban food, whilst Ice DDR Softeis has plenty of tasty ice-cream to go around! There's also be a BBQ, and most importantly a lot of beer courtesy of Pilsner Urquell. 


See you Saturday! 


People In Beta Summer Party is being made possible by our partners ERGO, Holvi, Conrad, and Glutatmat! Thanks for helping us make this happen! 

Don’t forget to check our calendar for more events coming up!